El Filibusterismo

El Filibusterismo

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by Jose Rizal
     
 

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Few novels have made a more shattering impact on their society than El Filibusterismo - and its predecessor, Noli Me Tangere of Jose Rizal. And surely no writer has paid a higher penalty for self-expression. Rizal was executed by firing squad mainly because of these two books.

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Few novels have made a more shattering impact on their society than El Filibusterismo - and its predecessor, Noli Me Tangere of Jose Rizal. And surely no writer has paid a higher penalty for self-expression. Rizal was executed by firing squad mainly because of these two books.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781623092672
Publisher:
BookBaby
Publication date:
06/19/1965
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
324
File size:
714 KB

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Meet the Author

José Rizal (1861–1896) is known as the hero of the Philippines and the greatest champion of Filipino nationalism and independence. He angered the Spanish authorities with Noli Me Tangere and its sequel and was executed.

Harold Augenbraum has published seven books on Latino literature of the United States, translated Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca’s Chronicle of the Narváez Expedition, the Filipino novelist José Rizal’s Noli Me Tangere and El Filibusterismo for Penguin Classics, and with Ilan Stavans, the forthcoming The Plain in Flames by Juan Rulfo.

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El Filibusterismo 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
celineM More than 1 year ago
a book that everybody should read,very informative and rich in history....
Anonymous More than 1 year ago